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A key objective of the General Data Protection Regulation, Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (the EU GDPR) is to achieve a level of consistency in relation to...
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19th May
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Rome II—application and interpretationThis Practice Note is for use when determining applicable law in respect of events giving rise to damage, where...
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19th May
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Investigatory Powers TribunalFor information on the overarching regime for scrunity of the use of powers under the Investigatory Powers Act 2016 (IPA...
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19th May
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Brexit—exiting the EU under Article 50 [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.This Practice Note contains...
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Produced in partnership with Adam Cygan of University of Leicester 19th May
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On 31 January 2020, the UK ceased to be an EU Member State and entered a Brexit implementation period. Due to the extensive similarities between the...
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19th May
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Can the board of a co-operative and community benefit society (a registered society) delegate powers to any third party, and can the registered...
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19th May
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Rome Convention—introduction and interpretation [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.The UK is no longer...
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19th May
Precedents
In briefThis precedent links to: •a template created by the UK Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) of the ‘Set II’ or ‘2004’ EU Standard...
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19th May
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The internet and, in particular, social media is a high risk area for defamation litigation. Content posted on blogs, internet forums, online...
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Produced in partnership with 5RB 19th May
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Introduction to retained EU lawThis Practice Note provides an introduction to retained EU law. It provides an overview of the key definitions and...
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Produced in partnership with Dr. Kieran Laird of Gowling WLG 19th May
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Many companies and government bodies (such as HMRC) have been exposed to loss of confidential information and many other breaches of confidentiality...
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19th May
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Requirements of the company sealThis Practice Note provides practical guidance regarding the requirements of the company seal. Where a company has a...
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19th May
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SubcontractingThis Practice Note examines the following legal and practical matters in relation to entering into a subcontract or when granting...
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19th May
Precedents
[IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUSTICE[BUSINESS AND PROPERTY COURTS [OF ENGLAND AND WALES OR IN [insert location]]][Specify division][Specify specialist...
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19th May
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The tort of misuse of private information is the principal cause of action relied on to protect privacy rights, at least against defendants who are...
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Produced in partnership with Ben Gallop and Lily Walker-Parr of 5RB 19th May
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Privacy law—misuse of private informationThe tort of misuse of private information is focused on ‘the protection of human autonomy and dignity—the...
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Produced in partnership with Ben Gallop and Lily Walker-Parr of 5RB and Daniel Bishop 19th May

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Brexit—jurisdiction [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. The UK and EU’s specific proposals for dealing...
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5th Jun
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Brexit—applicable law [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. The UK and EU’s specific proposals for...
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5th Jun
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Brexit—settlement [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. This Practice Note considers the impact that Brexit...
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5th Jun
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No deal Brexit—enforcement of judgments [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note covers the situation where the UK and the EU do not reach an agreement...
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Produced in partnership with Angharad Parry of 20 Essex Street 5th Jun
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Hague Convention on Choice of Court Agreements (jurisdiction and enforcement)—Brexit considerationsDefinitionsThis Practice Note uses the following...
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Produced in partnership with Cara North of Lipman Karas 5th Jun
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Hardship clauseHardship•means[, subject to clause [1.6 OR 1.7],] a [fundamental OR material] change in the balance of a party’s benefits and...
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5th Jun
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Brexit implementation period—enforcement [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.This Practice Note considers...
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5th Jun
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Brexit implementation period—settlement [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.This Practice Note considers...
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No deal Brexit—jurisdiction (EU Member States and the Brussels regime) [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not...
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5th Jun
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Brexit—enforcement of judgments [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. The UK and EU’s specific proposals for...
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5th Jun
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Rights in databases—training materialsIP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period...
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Brexit implementation period—service of documents [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.This Practice Note...
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5th Jun
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Data protection under the EU GDPR—training materialsThe training materials are customisable.Click the links below to download the training...
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5th Jun
Precedents
Confidentiality—training materialsThese training materials contain template PowerPoint slides and associated notes for use by a trainer when outlining...
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5th Jun
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The effect of Brexit on UK competition lawThis Practice Note considers what UK competition law will look like after the end of the Brexit transition...
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5th Jun
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Brexit—contract risk management [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. It analyses the potential impact of...
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5th Jun
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Brexit—drafting boilerplate clauses [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. It considers the impact of Brexit...
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4th Jun
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Brexit—drafting commercial clauses [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. It considers the impact of Brexit...
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4th Jun
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Commercial—Brexit trackerIntroductionThis Practice Note is intended to be used to track key developments and guidance specifically related to Brexit...
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4th Jun
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What does IP completion day mean for Commercial?11 pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marked the end of the implementation period put in place to enable the...
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